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UCD School of Physics

Scoil na Fisice UCD

Dr Brian Vohnsen MSc PhD

Teaching Interests:

Modules previously taught (in Denmark, Spain and Greece):

Photonics, Holography and Image Processing, Fibre Optics and Waveguiding, Nonlinear Optics, Near-Field Optics, Statistical Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Modern Physics, Introductory University Physics, Electromagnetism, and related materials.

Dr Vohnsen holds a diploma in Teaching Pedagogics for University Lecturers (Aalborg University, Denmark, 1998-2000). 

He has taken an active role in student exchange programs (Socrates, Erasmus, SPIE) as well as staff exchange (Socrates).

Has regularly contributed to science divulgation with talks, demonstrations, etc.


Modules Co-ordinated:

2011   PHYC40630     Physics: BioOptics and NanoBio Imaging
2011   PHYC20080     Physics: Field, waves and light
2008   PHYC10060     Physics: Fields, Waves & Light
2008   PHYC10170     Physics: Special Physics Laboratory
2008   PHYC40400     Physics: Nanooptics and biophotonics
2009   PHYC40510     Physics: Research project

Recent Postgraduate Students:

Paulina Segovia, visiting PhD student, Cicese Monterrey, Mexico (2010)

Ben Lochocki, Diploma student, Darmstadt Univ. of Applied Sciences, Germany (2010)

Carmen Vela-Garcia MSc in NanoBio Science UCD (2009/10)

Alexandru Bratu MSc in NanoBio Science UCD (2008/09)


Current Postgraduate Students:

Sara Castillo Avila, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor
Jiajun Li, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor
Md. Atikur Jewel, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor
Benjamin Lochocki, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor
Carmen Vela Garcia, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor
Rebecca Mc Quaid, Master of Science (MSc)   -   Thesis Supervisor